Speaker Presentations

Monday, October 23, 2017 | Keynote

Live Well San Diego: A County’s Collective Impact Strategy
Nick Macchione, Director of Health and Human Services, San Diego County

Monday, October 23, 2017 | 11:15 AM- 12:15 PM

Breaking Tradition: Engaging Physicians (Docs Adopt) in School-based Obesity PreventionBreaking Tradition: Engaging Physicians (Docs Adopt) in School-based Obesity Prevention
Janice Key, MD, MUSC

Addressing Food Insecurity and Improving Healthy Food Access in Rural Communities
Nicholas Julian, United Way of Kershaw County & Regina Nesmith and Suzette McClellan, SC DHEC Lee and Williamsburg Counties

Connecting Communities with the East Coast Greenway
Brent Buice, East Coast Greenway Alliance & Katie Zimmerman, Charleston Moves

Birds of a Feather Skill Builder: Coalition Leadership
Kelsey Allen, Eat Smart Move More South Carolina & Sally Wills, LiveWell Greenville

Monday, October 23, 2017 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Implementation and Evaluation of the Spartanburg Healthy Schools InitiativeImplementation and Evaluation of the Spartanburg Healthy Schools Initiative
Melissa Fair, Furman University & Beth Barry, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Promoting SNAP Champions: Innovations with Farmers’ Markets and SNAP Outreach Strategies to Support Healthy Eating for South Carolina Families
Jamie Gibson, Hub City Farmers Market
Karen Waataja, SC Thrive; & Dana Bertolino, United Way of the Piedmont

Funding Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities and Programs in South Carolina, Using Local, State, and Federal Public and Private Sources
Amy Johnson Ely, Palmetto Cycling Coalition

Working Well Together: Aligning National Best Practices with Statewide Strategies to Impact Local, Community Initiatives
Emily O’Sullivan, SC Hospital Association; Sally Wills, LiveWell Greenville & Susan Johnson, MUSC

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | 10:15 AM- 11:15 AM

Campus Community Health Practice: Applying Principles of Community Health in a Higher Education Environment
Jackie Knight, USC Student Health Services & Dianna Colvin and Sarah King, Healthy Carolina Initiatives

Creating the First Municipal Food Policy Committee of SC and Replicating this Effort Across the State
Lauren Harper, City of Columbia
Carrie Draper, USC Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Planning for Active Living and Healthy Food Access at the Statewide and Local Levels
John Cock, Alta Planning + Design
Sherry Barrett, Upstate Forever; & Alissa Duncan, Broadmoor Planning

Partnering with Churches to Improve Health in Rural Communities
Kathryn Johnson, LiveWell Kershaw & Sara Wilcox, USC Prevention Research Center

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Innovative Health Initiatives in Early Childcare Settings
Dale Murrie and Michaela Schenkelberg, USC Shapes
Kerry McKenzie, The Bradshaw Institute Farm to Belly

Building Community Partnerships for Community Integrated Health
Amanda Metzger, Summerville Family YMCA & Amy Splittgerber, SC Alliance of YMCAs

Birds of Feather Skill Builder: Civics 101 & How to Advocate Locally
Hannah Walters, ESMMSC
Jim Headley, SC Recreation, and Parks Association